It is an athlete's style, all bone and sinew, nude, without superfluous flesh or ornament.
The Dene (Tinneh) peoples used strips of hide for snowshoes and game-bags, sewed their deerskin clothing with sinew thread, and embroidered in split quill.
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These are distinguished by circular huts with domed or conical roofs; clothing of skin or leather; occasional chipping or extraction of lower incisors; spears as the principal weapons, bows, where found, with a sinew cord, shields of hide or leather; religion, ancestor-worship with belief in the power of the magicians as rain-makers.
The traditional moccasin worn by Native Americans was made of soft leather and was sewn with sinew to bring it together neatly.